Category Archives: Luke

April 16: Following Jesus and Bigger Barns

Read Luke 12:13-21 Following Jesus…What is it really? This “bigger barns” story certainly gives us some good insights about what it is not. In short, it is not equivalent to many of the values that are ingrained in our minds … Continue reading

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April 13: Following and Vulnerability

Read Luke 10:25-37 If you have been reading along with us in the current series, the lawyer’s question in verse 25 may sound familiar: “What shall I do to inherit eternal life?” It is akin to the rich man’s question … Continue reading

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April 11: Following, Family, and Sacrifice

Read Luke 14:25-35 This current series is built around the question: “What does it look like to be a follower of Jesus?” We are trying to address the concern that we are, at least at times, guilty of inviting Jesus … Continue reading

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April 10: Following and Fishing

Read Luke 5:1-11 Peter had devoted much of his life to fishing. This wasn’t the rod and reel, line and lure variety of fishing where one stood on shore and cast the bait into the water. Nor was it the … Continue reading

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November 13: Hope beyond Hope

Read Luke 24:1-53 You have probably heard some great stories of rescue through resuscitation.  Some people that flat lined were brought back by CPR.  In other instances, a defibrillator jump started life all over again.  Time is critical when that … Continue reading

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November 12: Criminal on The Cross

Read Luke 23:39-43 In the ancient world, crucifixion was one of the most brutal forms of death possible. It symbolized punishment for all that sin was. Crucifixion was designed to be a long, humiliating and agonizing process. Typically, nails would … Continue reading

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November 11: Hope for the Lost

Read Luke 15:1-32 To what lengths would you go for the sake of money? Years ago, we accidentally threw a bank envelope with five $100 bill in it into the trash. Yes, it made it all the way to the … Continue reading

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